Good reason for Black's divorce

TeraHammer

In one of my 5 minute's Smile

Metastable

I love it when one of those Tactics Trainer scenarios shows up in a real game :-)

RenataCFC

Haha I love the title.  " 'Scuse me dear, but you're blocking the doorway."

TeraHammer
LordNazgul wrote:

Hm... just Qf7 would have won as well and faster, but okay


What about Black plays Ng8 in that position?

pfren
TeraHammer wrote:
LordNazgul wrote:

Hm... just Qf7 would have won as well and faster, but okay


What about Black plays Ng8 in that position?


2.Qg6 Nf6 3.Rxf6 with mate shortly- it's pretty much a matter of taste, but 1.Qf7 is not faster.

TeraHammer
LordNazgul wrote:

Yeah, after Rf8 +, the Black also has Ng8, which would postpone mate by a few moves.


No there is a difference. In that position, there is Qxg8 mate

JoshuaChess960

good rook sacrifice for the win !! nice puzzle yet easy for me